• Fayose assents revised N70.5bn Appropriation Bill for 2016

    Fayose assents revised N70.5bn Appropriation Bill for 2016

    Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, yesterday signed the revised 2016 Appropriation Bill of N70.5 billion into law.

    The governor said the move was to further entrench the culture of transparency and accountability in the state’s budgetary spending.

    The revised budgetary provision as passed by the State House of Assembly, was jacked up from N67 billion to N70.5 billion to accommodate the ongoing dualisation of Ado-Ikere road and other contingency projects.

    Governor Fayose told journalists after assenting to the bill that he decided […]